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April Jeppson: You’ll be happier if you have a thankful heart

It’s not happy people who are thankful, but thankful people who are happy.

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April Jeppson: Take time for the little things with children

It’s finally Memorial Day Weekend. Growing up, this would signify the end of school. Start after Labor Day ...

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April Jeppson: Take time to enjoy the funner things in life

These last couple of weeks have been hard. Not crazy complicated or super heavy or even that terribly ...

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April Jeppson: Take the chance to see the world when you can 

I just read something this morning that encouraged youth to move out of their hometown. It didn’t say ...

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April Jeppson: Sunshine on my face — and did I say tacos?

I was outside for maybe 20 minutes this morning when the vitamin D started to kick in. I ...

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April Jeppson: Don’t forget to capture your life in photos

My daughter turned 11 this week. Any time my children have a birthday, I find myself looking through ...

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April Jeppson: It’s my jam or cup of tea, as some may say

I get to see my folks this weekend. I don’t know who’s more excited, me or my kids. ...

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April Jeppson: Wow, it sure is easy to put some things off 

I put away my clothes yesterday. I’m not sure how you do laundry at your house, but with ...

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April Jeppson: I love the feeling when summer is coming

When the weather outside is frightful — oh wait, it’s not Christmas time.

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April Jeppson: There’s nothing wrong with being goofy 

You wanna know something awkward that happens to me more times than I like to admit? Someone 20 ...

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April Jeppson: How do I keep the calm from vacation with me?

Every time I come back from a vacation, I try really hard to bring a little of it ...

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April Jeppson: Living within our means to enjoy vacation

If I could transport you to where I’m at right now, that would be my entire article — ...

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April Jeppson: Hearing the laughter at grandma’s house

I was working at the Senior Center the other day in my office and updating member information when ...

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April Jeppson: Lessons learned from preparing for a play

As a kid I was involved in everything. Any activity or group I could join, I was in. ...

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April Jeppson: Are you ready for when it’s time to retire?

Retirement has been on my mind this week. I’ll take you on the journey of how I got ...

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